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Near Kailua-Kona in Hawaii County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
 

Hawaiian Trail

 
 
Hawaiian Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 29, 2017
1. Hawaiian Trail Marker
Inscription. This is a portion of an ala loa (long path) or ala kahakai (a more recent term meaning trail by the sea) that follows the coastline. The Hawaiians of old used it to connect communities for socializing and exchanging goods, as well as to arrive at favorite fishing spots.
 
Location. 19° 49.584′ N, 155° 59.748′ W. Marker is near Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, in Hawaii County. Marker can be reached from Kaupulehu Drive near Aina Kaha Place, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 72-100 Kaupulehu Drive, Kailua Kona HI 96740, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kupe'e Concentration (a few steps from this marker); Kumukea/Kumukēhu Point (a few steps from this marker); Imu Fishing Area (a few steps from this marker); Offshore Ko'a Moi (a few steps from this marker); Habitation Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Waiulu Kīpuka (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Waiulu Kīpuka (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ala Loa (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kailua-Kona.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located on along a public access coastal path in front Four Season Resort Hualalai. The path
Hawaiian Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 29, 2017
2. Hawaiian Trail Marker
may be accessed via an unnamed road located on the south side of the resort. Stop at the gate and ask for a pass and instructions Kukio Beach.
The address given above is for the Four Season Resort.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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